Family fun this spring at Croome

Spring has arrived at Croome and there's so much to keep the whole family entertained.

Barbara's Birds - Family Trail

In the 18th Century, the Countess of Coventry kept a collection of beautiful birds in her menagerie. Explore the parkland today as we hunt for feathery clues to create our own collection of wonderful birds - some rare and exotic and some familiar to us all.

The trail runs from Saturday 4 to Thursday 9 April and Tuesday 14 to Sunday 19 April  10am-4pm, £2 per trail including a reward.

Normal admission applies.

Join our Easter trail
family running in the park
Join our Easter trail

Cadbury Egg Hunt - Family Trail

The trail runs from  Friday 10 to Monday 13 April  10am-4pm, £3 per trail including a chocolate reward (whilst stocks last), a non-chocolate reward is available.  Normal admission applies.

Tree-mendous Trail - Family Trail

A continuation of our February trail. exploring trees around the park now that they are in leaf. Looking at blossom. Revisit favourite trees found in February or discover a new one.

Saturday 23 to Sunday 31 May 2020, 10am to 4pm, £2 per trail with a reward.  Normal admission applies.

Croome court from westfield
Croome court from westfield
Croome court from westfield

Natural play area

Have you discovered the natural play area? Children can test their balance on tree trunks, build dens, sit on the wooden throne and scramble over logs amongst the trees - it's also the perfect place to sit at one of the many picnic benches scattered around.  

Den building in the wild play area
Children building a den with branches
Den building in the wild play area

RAF themed playground

Children can let their imagination run wild in the RAF themed playground with a control tower, scramble net, bunker, jeep, slides and swings.

RAF themed playground
child in the raf play area at croome
RAF themed playground

Bird hide

Watch the birds feasting at the feeders and see if you can spot a cheeky squirrel - pick up a free bird spotter sheet from the Visitor Centre on the way.

Nuthatch feeding at Croome's bird hide
Nuthatch feeding at Croome
Nuthatch feeding at Croome's bird hide

'50 things to do before you're 11¾'

The Visitor Centre is a great place to pick up your free 50 things activity sheets.

50 things to do before you’re 11¾
fifty things to do before you're 11 3/4 chart
50 things to do before you’re 11¾

Hidden house

See the giant model in the basement of the house - take it apart and see if you can rebuild it.

Rebuild Croome's Hidden House
Croome court hidden house model
Rebuild Croome's Hidden House

Activity room

Have fun colouring and snuggle up in the reading corner in the activity room in the house.